Cases

  • Jadavpur University molestation case: 35 students arrested after protesting on campus 7 hours 31 minutes ago

    Kolkata: Thirty-five students from the Jadavpur University have been arrested after they held massive protests on campus on Tuesday night over the alleged molestation of a female student two weeks ago. The students surrounded the Vice Chancellor of the university alleging that the internal probe being conducted by the university...
  • Jadavpur University molestation case: Students hold protest, demand fresh probe 18 hours 38 minutes ago

    Kolkata: The students of Jadavpur University in Kolkata held a massive protest outside the university campus on Tuesday night. The agitating students were demanding a fresh probe into a molestation incident in which a woman student was dragged to the men's hostel and sexually assaulted by a group of ten...
  • Jayalalithaa case: Curt defers verdict to September 27 Yesterday

    Bangalore: A special court on Tuesday deferred by a week to September 27 pronouncement of its verdict in the disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three others. Also, the court will deliver its verdict at the makeshift location of Gandhi Bhavan near Parapanna Agrahara Central Prison in...
  • Railway bribery case: Pawan Bansal seeks exemption on health ground Yesterday

    New Delhi: Former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, who was summoned as a witness in the Rs 10 crore cash-for-post railway bribery case, on Tuesday sought exemption from personal appearance on health grounds before a special court. Bansal's lawyer Puneet Ahluwalia moved an application before Special CBI Judge Swarana Kanta Sharma...
  • Chit fund case: BJD MLA Pravat Kumar seeks anticipatory bail Yesterday

    Cuttack: Senior Biju Janata Dal leader and Banki MLA Pravat Kumar Tripathy today approached the Orissa High Court seeking anticipatory bail following the raid of his houses by the Central Bureau of Investigation. "Since the CBI officials had raided my houses, I apprehend that the investigating agency could arrest me any...
  • DA case: Jayalalithaa seeks security cover to appear on judgment day Yesterday

    Bangalore: A petition was filed on Monday by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in a special court in Bangalore seeking security cover for appearing before it in the wealth case filed against her and three others, on September 20 when the verdict would be pronounced. Special Public Prosecutor Bhavani Singh...
  • Mumbai: Former police officer refused bail in Sohrabuddin case Yesterday

    Mumbai: The special CBI court, which is hearing the cases related to police encounter killings of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati, on Monday rejected the bail application of a former officer of Rajasthan police. Judge BH Loya refused bail to Rehman Khan who was a police...
  • DA Case: Jayalalithaa seeks security cover to appear on judgment day Yesterday

    Bangalore: A petition was filed Monday by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in a special court seeking security cover for appearing before it in the wealth case filed against her and three others, on September 20 when the verdict would be pronounced. Special Public Prosecutor Bhavani...
  • 2011 serial blasts: HC asks Maharashtra to compensate victims by Wednesday, issues contempt notice Yesterday

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday ordered state government to pay compensation to kin of four victims of the 2011 serial blasts within two days even as it issued a contempt notice against the state chief secretary for failing to pay the amount despite a previous judicial order. "We direct...
  • Adarsh case: former CM Nilangekar files intervention plea Yesterday

    Mumbai: Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Shivajirao Patil Nilangekar on Monday filed an intervention application before the special CBI court here which is hearing a petition seeking to make him an accused in the Adarsh housing society case. It may come up for hearing on September 17....
  • Bombay HC orders CBI probe in Pune student's death after birthday bash Yesterday

    Mumbai: Observing that police investigation was not satisfactory, Bombay High Court on Monday directed CBI to take over the probe into the death of a student of Symbiosis Institute of Design in Pune two years ago. Sanam Hassan (18) collapsed at a flat in Pune where she was celebrating her birthday...
  • Selfie Brush: A selfie-clicking iPhone case that can also brush your hair 3 days ago

    New York: Do you find it problematic to attain a perfect selfie? Try this hair brush that will not only groom your hair but will also help you click a cool self-portrait. "Selfie Brush" is a hairbrush which works both as a mirror and an iPhone case. Once you mount your phone...
  • Salman Khan's 'hit and run' case trial to restart from September 24 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Following the production of the "missing" case papers in the Salman Khan hit-and-run case, the trial against the actor will resume before the sessions court here from Sep 24. The prosecution Friday informed the court that all the original documents - barring one - pertaining to witness statements and case...
  • Former CAG Vinod Rai's charges put Manmohan Singh in the dock, BJP seeks answers 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is once again in the dock after ex-Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai made stinging allegations against him in the 2G spectrum case, questioning his integrity as the PM. "Integrity is not just financial; it is intellectual integrity; it is professional integrity. You...
  • Noida's Nithari killings: SC extends stay on Koli's execution till October 29 5 days ago

    New Delhi: In a relief for Noida's Nithari killing convict Surinder Koli, the Supreme Court has extended the stay on his execution till October 29. The SC will hear his review petition on October 28. Earlier too, the SC had stayed the execution of Koli for one week. A Ghaziabad sessions...
  • London: India-born nurse's royal hoax inquest opens in UK 5 days ago

    London: An inquest into the death of India-born nurse Jacintha Saldanha, found hanged after she took a hoax call at a hospital here about Kate Middleton's first pregnancy, opened on Thursday after being delayed by almost a year. The 46-year-old was found in the nurse's quarters of the King Edward VII...
  • Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case: Former Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara gets bail 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Senior IPS officer DG Vanzara, accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati fake encounter cases, was on Thursday granted bail by the Bombay High Court after being in jail for seven years. He was granted bail as several other accused had already been released. Vanzara was arrested in...
  • My son is innocent, says Nithari killer Surendra Koli's mother 6 days ago

    Ghaziabad: The mother of Nithari murders convict Surendra Koli on Thursday maintained that her son was innocent and said Koli's employer Moninder Singh Pandher was responsible for the killings. Kunti Devi met Koli at Meerut jail and said afterwards: "My son is innocent." Speaking to journalists outside the jail, she said Pandher...
  • Italian Marines case: Plea filed in SC for medical examination of Latorre 6 days ago

    New Delhi: A victim, who was injured in firing by two Italian Marines today approached Supreme Court pleading it not to allow one of the accused Massimiliano Latorre, who claimed to have suffered brain stroke recently, to leave the country without verifying his medical condition. The victim, Freddy, who is also...
  • CBI court rejects cop's bail plea in Sohrabuddin encounter case 1 week ago

    Mumbai: A special CBI court hearing Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati encounter cases on Tuesday rejected the bail application of a former police inspector of Gujarat ATS who had allegedly fired at Sheikh. "Your bail application is rejected on merit and on the ground of parity. You have fired three...
  • WHO: Liberia will see thousands of new Ebola cases September 9, 2014

    Monrovia: The United States and Britain will send medical equipment and military personnel to help contain West Africa's Ebola outbreak, as the World Health Organization has warned that many thousands of new infections are expected in Liberia in the coming weeks. The current Ebola outbreak is the largest on record. It...
  • A day before its launch, iPhone 6 cases go on sale in India September 8, 2014

    New Delhi: While the world is waiting for the first look of iPhone 6, an Indian e-commerce player, that primarily deals in accessories, has made available the cases for the yet-to-be-unveiled iPhone 6 for buyers here in India. Dailyobjects.com has started selling cases for the iPhone 6 at a price...
  • Nithyananda undergoes potency test September 8, 2014

    Bangalore: Controversial self-proclaimed godman Nithyananda underwent a potency test on Monday in a 2010 rape case, days after the Supreme Court dismissed his plea challenging the Karnataka High Court's order directing him to face the test. Nithyananda was subjected to the potency test at the Institute of Nephro-Urology...
  • 2G case: SC asks CBI Director to file counter-affidavit September 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday asked Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Director Ranjit Sinha to file a counter-affidavit against the allegations leveled against him by senior lawyer Prashant Bhushan in the 2G spectrum case. SC has adjourned the case till next Monday. Bhushan also submitted the original entry/guest diary...
  • Dengue cases soar to 1,005 in Odisha September 7, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: The number of people infected with dengue has soared to 1,005 in Odisha this year, with 36 more cases reported in the state in two days, an official said on Sunday. "Thirty-six people have tested positive (for dengue) in the past two days. Ninety per cent of them belong to...
  • Meerut: Hangman set for first execution, Nithari serial killer convict Surinder Koli to be hanged September 7, 2014

    Meerut: A hangman in Meerut has become much sought after in the last few days as he awaits his maiden opportunity to execute Surinder Koli, the convict in the Nithari serial murders case. Mediapersons assemble at Pawan Singh's house from dawn till dusk every day waiting for his "bytes" ahead...
  • Home Ministry asks states to fast-track cases against MPs, MLAs September 7, 2014

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry has asked all state governments to speed up cases against MPs and MLAs facing charges which attract disqualification, directing them to seek day-to-day trial in courts, appoint special public prosecutors and ensure regular monitoring. The direction came in the wake of Supreme Court setting a deadline...
  • Fake stamp paper case: Court dismisses plea of Abdul Karim Telgi 'aide' September 7, 2014

    New Delhi: A court in Delhi has dismissed the plea of former Delhi Police inspector Sardar Puran Singh, an alleged aide of multi-crore fake stamp paper scam kingpin Abdul Karim Telgi, seeking production of files pertaining to over a decade-old case. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Veena Rani rejected Singh's application seeking production...
  • MK Alagiri gets conditional bail in land grabbing case September 5, 2014

    Madurai: The Madurai Bench of the Madras High court granted conditional bail to the former Union Minister and expelled DMK leader M K Alagiri in a case relating to alleged grabbing of land belonging to a local temple. Justice K Kalyanasundaram granted conditional bail with a direction to sign in...
  • Tatra bribery case : HC grants bail to Lt Gen (Retd.) Tejinder Singh September 5, 2014

    New Delhi The Delhi High Court granted bail to Lt Gen (retd) Tejinder Singh in Tatra bribery case on Friday. Earlier on Thursday the Court reserved its order on the bail plea of Lt Gen (retd) Tejinder Singh, who has been arrested for allegedly offering Rs 14 crore bribe to the...